Table of contents for The encyclopedia of civil liberties in America / David Schultz, John Vile, editors.

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Abington School District v. Schempp
Abood v. Detroit Board of Education
Abrams v. United States
Academic Freedom
Accusatorial v. inquisitorial system
Actual Malice
Adamson v. California (1947)
Adderly v. Florida
Administrative Procedures
Administrative Searches
Aerial surveillance
Aggravating and Mitigating factors (death penalty)
Agonstini v. Felton
Aguilar v. Texas
Aid to Parochial Schools
Airport Searches
Akron v. Akron Center for reproductive Health
Alabama v. Shelton
Alien and Sedition Acts
Alien Tort Claims Act
Allegheny County v. Greater Pittsburgh ACLU
Allgeyer v. Louisiana
American Bar Association
American Booksellers Association v. Hudnut
American Civil Liberties Union
American Friends Service Committee
American Indian Religious Freedom Act of 1978
American Nazi Party
Americans for Democratic Action
Americans United for Separation of Church and State
Amicus Curiae
Anonymous Political Speech
Anonymous Tips
Anti-Dial-a-Porn Act of 1998
Apprendi v. New Jersey
Argersinger v. Hamlin (1972)
Arizona v. Evans
Arizona v. Fulminante
Articles of Confederation
Arts and Humanities Funding (NFA & Humanities Act of 1990)
Ashroft, John (Attorney General)
Ashcroft v. American Civil Liberties Union (2002)
Ashcroft v. Free Speech Coalition
Aspects of Transgender Civil Liberties in the United States
Assembly and Association, Freedom of
Atkins v. Virginia
Attainder, Bills of.
Attorney General
Attorney General's List of Subversive Organization
Atwater v. City of Lago Vista
Austin v. Michigan Chamber of Commerce
Automobile Searches
Bad Tendency Test
Bail Reform Act of 1984
Bail, right to
Bailey, F. Lee
Baker v. Carr
Balancing test
Baldwin, Roger (Founder of ACLU)
Barenblatt v. United States
Barnes v. Glen Theater, Inc.
Barron v. Baltimore (1833)
Bates v. State Bar of Arizona (1977)
Batson v. Kentucky (1986)
Beauharnais v. Illinois
Belle Terre v. Boraas
Berman v. Parker
Bethel v. Frasier
Betts v. Brady
Beyond a Reasonable doubt
Bigelow v. Virginia (1975)
Bill of Rights
Bills of Attainder
Birth Control and Contraception
Bivens and 1983 Actions
Black, Hugo
Blackmun, Harry
Blackstone, William
Blue (Sunday Closing) Laws
Board of Education of Kiryas Joel v. Grument
Board of Education v. Earls
Board of Education v. Pico
Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin v. Southworth
Book Banning
Border Searches
Bowers v. Hardwick
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale
Brady Rule (duty of prosecutors to disclose)
Brandeis, Louis Dembitz
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Branzburg v. Hayes (1972)
Bray v. Alexandria Women's Health Clinic
Brennan, William
Breyer, Stephen
Bryan, William Jennings
Buchanan v Wartley
Buck v. Bell (1927)
Buckley v. Valeo (1976)
Burger, Warren Earl
Burson v. Freeman
Burton , Harold
Bus Searches
Bush, George H.W.
Bush, Goerge W.
Cable Denver Area Education Consortium v. FCC
Calder v. Bull
Cantwell v. Connecticut
Capital Punishment
Captive Audience
Cardozo, Benjamin N.
Carlan, George (Seven Dirty Words)
Carolene Products Footnote (1938)
Carroll v. United States (1925)
Carter, Jimmy
Central Hudson Gas & Electric v. Public Service Commission
Central Intelligence Agency
Chafee, Zechariah, Jr.
Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire (1942)
Charles River Bridge v. Warren Bridge
Chavez v. Martinez
Checks and Balances
Child Benefit Theory
Child Pornography
Chilling Effect
Christian Roots of Civil Liberties
Christian Science
Church of the Lukumi Babalu v. City of Hialeah
Cigarette Advertising
Cippllone v. Liggett Group
City of Boerne v. Flores (1997)
City of Erie v. Pap's A.M., 529 U.S. 277, 294 (2000)
City of Lidue v. Gilleo
City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc., 122 S.Ct. 1728 (2002)
City of Renton v. Playtime Theaters
City of Riverside v. McLaughlin
Civil Control of the Military
Civil Disobedience
Civil Law System
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Rights Cases
Civil v. Criminal Trials
Civil War and Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Clinton v. Jones
Cloning Human Beings
Cohen v. California
Colegrove v. Green
Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Committee v. FEC
Commerce Clause
Commercial Speech
Common Law
Compelling Government Interest
Compulsory Process
Comstock Laws (Anthony Comstock)
Confederate States of America
Confrontation Clause
Congress and Civil Liberties
Congressional Investigations
Conscientious objectors
Consent to a Search
Constitutional Amending Process
Constitutional Amendments
Constitutional Interpretation and Civil Liberties
Consumer Rights
Contempt Powers 
Contract Clause
Contracts, Freedom of 
Copyright, Patent, and Trademark
Corfield v. Coryell
Corporate Speech
Corrupt Practices Act of 1925
Corruption of Blood
Court Packing Plan
Coy v. Iowa
Creation science
Cruel and Unusual Punishments
Cruzan v. Missouri Department of Health
Darrow, Clarence
Dartmouth College v. Woodward
Death Penalty for Mentally Retarded
Death Qualified Juries
Debs, Eugene
Debs, In Re (1895)
Declaration of Independence
Deep Throat (the movie)
Democracy and Civil Liberties
Democratic Party
Dennis v. United States
Department of Justice
DeShaney v. Winnebago County Department of Social Services
Dickerson v. United States
Directed Verdicts
Disability, Rights of People with
DNA Testing
Doe v. Bolton
Dolan v. Cvity of Tigard
Double Jeopardy
Double Standard (for economic and individual rights)
Douglas, William O.
Draft Card Mutilation Act of 1965
Drug Enforcement
Drug Kingpin Act
Drug Testing
Due Process of Law
Duncan v. Louisiana
Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete
Edwards v. California
Edwards v. South Carolina
Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996
Eighteenth Amendment
Eighth Amendment
Eisenstadt v. Baird
Electronic Eavesdropping
Elkins v. United States
Ellsberg, Daniel
Ellsworth, Oliver
Ely, John Hart
Emancipation Proclamation
Emergency War Powers
Eminent Domain
Employment Division v. Smith
Engel v. Vitale
English Bill of Rights
English Only Laws (Arizonans for Official English v. Arizona)
English Roots of Civil Liberties
Enumerated Powers
Equal Access Act
Equal Time Provision
Escobedo v. Illinois
Espionage Act of 1917
Establishment of Religion
Estes v. Texas
Everson v. Board of Education
Evolving Standards of Decency
Ex parte McCardle
Ex parte Quirin (1942)
Ex Post Facto Law
Exclusionary Rule
Executive Orders
Fair Use Doctrine
Fairness doctrine
Family Rights
FCC v. Pacifica
FEC v. Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Committee
Federal Aid to Elem and Secondary Education Act
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Federal Communications Commission
Federal Conscription Act (1864)
Federal Death Penalty Act (1994)
Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971
Federal Foreign Intelligence Act (1984)
Federal Victims of Crime Act 
Felon Disenfranchisement
Ferguson v. Skrupa (1963)
Fifteenth Amendment
Fifth Amendment
Fighting Words
First Amendment
First National Bank v. Bellotti
Flag Burning
Flag Saluting
Flast v. Cohen
Fletcher v. Peck
Florida v. J.L.
Ford, Gerald
Forsyth County v. Nationalist Movement
Fortas, Abe
44 Liquormart , Inc. v. Rhode Island
Four Freedoms
Fourteenth Amendment
Fourth Amendment
Frankfurter, Felix
Free Exercise Clause
Freedom of Assembly
Freedom of Information Act
Freedom of Petition
Freedom of the Press
Fricke v. Lynch (1980 U.S. District Court)
Frontiero v. Richardson
Fruit of the Poisonous Tree
Fuller, Melvin
Fundamental Fairness
Fundamental Rights
Furman v. Georgia
Gag orders
George Orwell (1984 and Big Brother)
Gideon v. Wainwright
Ginsburg, Ruth Bader
Gitlow v. New York
Globe Newspaper Co. v. Superior Court 
Goldberg v. Kelly
Goldberg, Arthur
Good Faith Exception
Good News Club v. Milford Central School
Grand Jury
Gravity of Evil Test
Greek Roots of Civil Liberties
Gregg v. Georgia
Griswold v. Connecticut
Grojean v. American Press
Group Libel
Habeas Corpus
Hand, Learned
Harlan, John Marshall
Harmless Error
Harris v. Forklift Systems
Hatch Act of 1939, 1940
Hate Crimes
Hate Speech
Hawaii Housing Authority v. Midkiff (1984)
Haymarket Affair
Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier (1987)
Health Quarantines
Henry, Patrick
Herreca v. Collins (1993)
Hicklin Test
Hill v. Colorado
History of Civil Liberties
Hogdson v. Minnesota
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr.
Home Building & Loan Assn. V. Blaisdell
Home Schooling
Homeland Security Act
Hostile Audience
Hot Pursuit
House Committee on Un-American Activities
House Unamerican Activities List
Hughes, Charles Evans
Hunter v. Underwood
Hurley v. Irish-American Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Group of Boston
Hurtato v. California
Hustler Magazine v. Falwell (1988) 
Illinois v. Gates
Implied Powers
In God We Trust
In re Gault
In re Quinlan
Incorporation Doctrine
Independent Expenditures
Indian Appropriatios Acts of 1895 and 1896
Indianapolis v. Redmond
Ineffective Assistance of Legal Counsel
Inevitable Discovery exception
Initiatives and Referendums
Interest groups
Intermediate Level Scrutiny
Internal Revenue Service
International Laws and Conventions
International Society for Krishna Consciousness v. Lee
Internet and the Web
Interstate Travel Rights
Jackson, Robert
Jacobson v. United States
Jefferson, Thomas
Jehovah's Witnesses
Johnson v. Louisiana
Johnson, Frank
Johnson, Lyndon
Judicial Review
Jury Nullification
Jury Size
Jury Unanimity
Just Compensation
Justice, U.S. Department of
Juvenile Death Penality
Juvenile Justice System
Katz v. United States
Katzenbach v. Morgan
Kennedy, Anthony
Kevorkian, Jack
Kimel v. Florida Board of Regents
King, Martin Luther Jr.
Klopfer v. North Carolina
Korematsu v. United States (1944)
Labor Union Rights
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lamb's Chapel v. Moriches Union Free School District
Land Use
Lawn Signs 
Lawyer Advertising
Lawyers, Role in Advocating & Defending C. Liberties
Least Restrictive Means Test
Lee v. Weisman
Legal Basis of Public Health
Legal Services Corporation v. Velazquez
Lehnert v. Ferris Faculty Association
Lemon Test
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Lie Detector Tests
Lilburn, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Lochner v. New York
Locke, John
Los Angeles v. Alemeda Books, Inc.
Loving v. Virginia
Loyalty Oaths
Loyalty-security Programs
Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Commission
Lynch v. Donnelly
Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetary Protective Association (1988)
MacIntyre v. Ohio Elections Commission
Madison, James
Madsen v. Women's Health Center
Magna Carta
Maher v. Roe
Mandatory Student Activity Fees
Mann Act
Mapp v. Ohio
Marbury v. Madison
Marcuse, Herbert (One-Dimensional Man)
Marriage, Right to 
Marshall, John
Marshall, Thurgood
Martial Law
Massachusetts Body of Liberties
Masses Publishing v. Patten
Masson v. New York Magazine (1991)
Mayflower Compact
McCarran Act (Internal Security Act of 1950)
McCarthy, Joseph
McClesky v. Kemp (1987)
Member of City Council of Los Angeles v. Taxpayers for Vincent
Mentally Ill, Rights of
Mentally Retarded, Rights of
Metro Broadcasting v. FCC
Meyer v. Nebraska (1973)
Miami Herald v. Tornilla (1974)
Michael H. v. Gerald D. (1980)
Military Surveillance of Citizens
Military Tribunals
Mill, John Stuart
Miller test
Miller v. California
Milton, John (Areopagitica)
Minersville School District v. Gobitis
Minnesota v. Dickerson
Minor political parties
Minor Political Parties
Miranda v. Arizona (1966)
Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan
Montesquieu, Baron of
Moore v. East Cleveland
Morrill Anti-Bigamy Law of 1862
Movie Treatments of Civil Liberties
Murphy, Frank
Music Censorship
NAACP v. Alabama
National Endowment of the Arts v. Finley
National Firearms Act of 1934
National Treasury Employees Union v. Von Raab
Natural Law
Natural Rights
Near v. Minnesota (1931)
Nebraska Press Association v. Stuart (1976)
Negative and Positive Liberties
New Jersey v. T.L.O. (1985)
New York Times v. Sullivan (1964)
New York Times v. United States (1971)
New York v. Ferber
Ninth Amendment
Nixon, Richard
Noise, freedom from 
No-knock warrant
Nollan v. California Coastal Commission
Northwest Ordinance
Now v. Scheidler
Nude Dancing
O'Connor, Sandra Day.
Oaths of Office
Obrien, United States v. (1968)
Oklahoma City Bombing
Olmstead v. U.S. (1918)
Open Fields exception
Open Shop/Closed Shop
Original Jurisdiction
Overbreadth Doctrine
Overturning Surpeme Court Decisions
Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
Palmer Raids
Pardon and Clemencies
Parental Rights
Parents Music Resource Group (Tipper Gore)
Paris Adult Theater v. Slaton (1973)
Parolee/Probationer Rights
Patriot Act
Payne v. Tennessee
Penn Central v. New York
Penn, William
Pennsylvania v, Mimms
Pennsylvania v. Mahon
Pennsylvania v. Nelson (1956)
Petition of Right
Petition, Freedom of
Physician-Assisted Suicide
Pierce v. Society of Sisters (1925)
Plain Sight Doctrine
Planned Parenthood v. Casey
Plea Bargaining
Pledge of Allegience and Flag Saluting
Police Lineups
Police Power
Police, Restrictions on,
Political parties
Political Patronage (case law)
Political Question Doctrine
Posadas v. Tourism Company (1986)
Posse Comitatus
Prayer at football games
Prayer in School
Preferred Freedoms
President and Civil Liberties
Presidential Debates (Arkansas Educational Television Commission v. Forbes
Press, Right to Free
Presumption of Innocence
Preventive Detention
Prior Restraint
Prison Litigation Reform Act
Prisoner's Rights
Privacy, Right to.
Privileges or Immunities
Probable Cause
Property Rights
Proportionality of Sentences
Prosecutorial misconduct
Public Danger exception
Public Defenders
Public Figures and Officials
Public Forum
Public Sources
Publicity Act of 1910
Pure Speech Doctrine
Putney Debates
R.A.V. v. St. Paul
Racial Profiling
Random Drug Testing
Rankin v. McPherson
Rational Basis test
Reagan, Ronald
Red Lion v. FCC (1969)
Red Scare
Regulatory Taking
Rehnquist, William
Released Time Programs
Religious Displays and Symbols
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993
Religious Holidays
Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons act of 2000
Reno v. ACLU
Reply, right to
Republican Party
Republican Party of Minnesota v. Simmons
Reynolds v. United States (1898)
Richardson v. Ramirez
Right of Confrontation
Right of school Boards to ban books
Right of unmarried people to live together
Right to Appeal
Right to Counsel
Right to Die
Right to education
Right to travel
Right to Vote
Right to Work
Rights of Aliens
Rights of Minors
Rights of Political Parties
Rights, Waiver of
Ring v. Arizona
Rivera, Diego (Mural at Rockefeller Center)
Roadblock Searches
Roberts v. United States Jaycees (1984)
Rochin v. California (1952)
Roe v. Wade (1973)
Romer v. Evans
Rosenberg, Ethel and Julius
Rosenberger v. University of Virginia
Rostker v. Goldberg
Roth Test
Rule of Law
Rust v. Sullivan
San Antonio v. Rodriguez (1973)
Sante Fe Independent School District v. Doe
Scales v. United States
Scalia, Antonin.
Schenk v. United States
Schlup v. delo
Schmerber v. California
School Vouchers (Aid to Parochial schools)
Seach Warrants
Search (what is it)
Search incident to arrest
Search of Student Lockers
Second Amendment
Security Oaths
Sedition Act of 1918
Seditious Libel
Seizure (what is it)
Selective Incorporation
Separation of Church and State
Seventh Amendment
Sexual Harassment
Shapiro v. Thompson
Sheppard v. Maxwell (1966)
Sherbert v. Verner
Shield Laws
Shrink v. Nixon
Silver Platter Doctrine
Sixth Amendment
Skinner v. Oklahoma
Slaughterhouse Cases
Smith Act (Alien Registration Act of 1940)
Smith v. Collins
Social and Economic Rights
Solicitor General
Souter, David
Speedy Trial Act (1974)
Speedy Trial, Right to
Stanley v. Georgia
State Action
State Bills of Rights
State Constitutional Rights
State Courts
Status Crimes
Statute of Limitations
Stevens, John Paul
Stewart, Potter 
Stone v. Graham (1980)
Stone, Harlan Fiske
Stop and Frisk
Story, Joseph
Strickland v. Washington
Strict Scrutiny
Strikes and Arbitration
Stromberg v. California
Stuart v. American Press Company
Student Activity Fees
Student Dress Codes
Student Newspapers
Student Rights
Student Searches and Seizures
Subpoena Power
Substantive Due Process
Subversive Speech
Suicide, Physician Assisted
Summary Judgment
Suspect Classifications
Symbolic Speech
Taft, William Howard
Takings Clause
Taney, Roger Brooke
Taxation and Civil Liberties
Ten Commandments, Posting
Tennessee v. John Scopes
Terrorism and Civil Liberties
Terry v. Ohio (1968)
Test Oaths
Texas v. Johnson (1989)
Third Amendment
Thomas, Clarence
Thoreau's "On Civil Disobedience"
Thornburgh v. American College of Obstetricians
Three Strikes Laws
Tillman Act of 1907
Time, Place, and Manner Restrictions
Timmons v. Twin Cities Area New Party
Tinker v. Des Moines School District (1969)
Totality of Circumstances Test
Transactional Immunity
Trial by Jury
Trop v. Dulles (1958)
Twenty-first Amendment
Twenty-sixth Amendment
Twining v. New Jersey
Tyranny of the Majority
U.S. Constitution
Unenumerated Rights
Uniform Code of Military Justice
Unions and Union Rights
United States Court System
United States Supreme Court
United States v. Drayton
United States v. Eichman
United States v. Leon
United States v. National Treasury Employees Union
United States v. O'Brien
United States v. Playboy Entertainment Group
United States v. Progressive Magazine
United States v. Santana
United States v. Sokolow
United States v. U.S. District Court
Use Immunity
Vacco v. Quill (1997)
Vagrancy laws
Vagueness Doctrine
V-Chips (television)
Veronia School District v. Acton
Vested Rights
Victim Impact Statement
Victimless Crimes
Victims' Rights
Viet Nam War
Vinson, Fred M.
Violence Against Women Act
Virginia State Board of Pharmacy v. VA Citizens Consumer Board
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
Voir Dire
Volstead Act
Waite, Morrison Remick
Waiving Miranda Rights
Wall of Separtion
Wallace v. Jaffree
War on Drugs
Ward v. Rock Against Racism
Warren, Earl
Washington v. Glucksburg (1994)
Watchtower Bible v. City of Stratton
Watkins v. U.S.
Webster v. Reproductive Health Services
Weeks v. United States
Welch v. United States (1970)
West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette
White, Byron
Whitney v. California
Widmar v. Vincent (1981)
Wilkes, John
Wisconsin v. Mitchell
Wisconsin v. Yoder
Wolf v. Colorado
World War I
World War II
Write-in Votes
Writs of Assistance
Writs of Assistance Case
Writs of Certiorari
Yates v. United States
Young v. American Mini Theaters, Inc., 
Youth Curfew Laws
Zablocki v. Redhail
Zadvydas v. Davis (2001)
Zelman v. Simmons-Harris
Zenger, Peter
Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District
Zorach v. Clausen (1952)
Zurcher v. Stanford Daily (1978)

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